We seek to make a positive difference in the community by sharing our time, hearts, and financial resources. The organizations we have supported over the years include:
The Community of Respect™ initiative helps ensure that anti-bias and diversity education are implemented in businesses, organizations, and houses of worship. The program empowers participants to promote respect for individual and group differences while challenging prejudice and bigotry. Each year, MS Legal Search is recognized for its anti-bias activities activities and appreciation of diversity.
The mission of Dress for Success is to promote the economic independence of disadvantaged women by providing professional attire, a network of support and the career development tools to help more than 3,000 Houston-area women each year thrive in work and in life. MS Legal Search is a member of the Dress for Success Corporate Guild.
The Houston Area Women’s Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting survivors of domestic and sexual violence, as well as providing prevention education to youth in the Houston community. MS Legal Search supports HAWC financially and employees participates in the annual HAWC Race Against Violence and other volunteer activities.
City Wide Club of Houston provides social services to the poor, needy, senior citizens or just those in need of a helping hand through their 107 Networking Chapters. MS Legal Search provides financial support and our employees participate in volunteer opportunities.
Community Associates support the students of Rice University by making regular visits to campus, organizing events, offering advice, and helping them make connections outside of the Rice community. MS Legal Search is a member of the Associates Program and the firm has a long tradition of hiring Rice University gradautes and undergraduate students.
The Tahirih Justice Center works to protect immigrant women and girls seeking justice in the United States from gender-based violence. Leveraging both in-house and pro bono attorneys, they empower their clients to achieve justice and equality through holistic direct legal services and national public policy advocacy. MS Legal Search provides financial support to the Tahirih Justice Center.
Habitat for Humanity is an international service organization which sends volunteers all over the world to help low income individuals build homes. The organization works in tandem with local groups to organize volunteers and identify people in need of homes and has built more than 225,000 homes for over one million people. MS Legal Search employees participate in house-building crews.
The Make-A-Wish Foundation is an organization that helps bring hope, strength, and joy to the lives of children with life-threatening medical conditions. Every 40 minutes, the foundation grants a wish to a child in the United States. MS Legal Search provides annual financial support.
The Salvation Army Angel Tree Program provides Christmas assistance for disadvantaged children and senior citizens. MS Legal Search’s annual contributions to The Salvation Army Angel Tree Program helps grant Christmas to over 30,000 Houston residents.
CanCare is a network of trained volunteers including cancer survivors, family members of cancer survivors, and medical professionals who provide emotional support to cancer patients. MS Legal Search employees volunteer for CanCare and the firm provides financial support.
Teach For America is a national organization that works towards bridging the achievement gap by enlisting highly qualified individuals to teach in low-income communities. During their two-year commitment, Teach For America corps members expand educational opportunities for over 700,000 students nationwide. MS Legal Search supports Teach for America financially and is proud to have hired forer corps members.